HIV/AIDS in North America

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As of 2009, it is estimated that there are 1.5 million adults and children living with HIV/AIDS in North America, excluding Central America and the Caribbean.[1] 70,000 adults and children are newly infected every year, and the overall adult prevalence[clarification needed] is 0.5%.[1] 26,000 people in North America (again, excluding Central America and the Caribbean) die from AIDS every year.[1]

HIV/AIDS prevalence rates in North America vary from 0.20% in Mexico to 3.30% in The Bahamas.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Antigua and Barbuda[edit]

HIV/AIDS in The Bahamas[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 3.30%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Barbados[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.90%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Belize[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 1.40%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Canada[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.30%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Costa Rica[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.30%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Cuba[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.10%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Dominican Republic[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.70%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in El Salvador[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.60%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Grenada[edit]

HIV/AIDS in Guatemala[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.70%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Haiti[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 2.10%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Honduras[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.50%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Jamaica[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 1.70%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Mexico[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.20%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Nicaragua[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.30%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Panama[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.70%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in Saint Kitts and Nevis[edit]

HIV/AIDS in Saint Lucia[edit]

HIV/AIDS in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines[edit]

HIV/AIDS in Trinidad and Tobago[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 1.60%.[2]

HIV/AIDS in the United States[edit]

As of 2012, the adult prevalence rate is estimated to be 0.60%.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Worldwide AIDS & HIV Statistics". AVERT. 31 December 2009. Retrieved 26 January 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r Central Intelligence Agency (2012). "CIA World Factbook - HIV/AIDS adult prevalence rate". Retrieved April 8, 2014. 

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